HYPETRAK Playlist 044

MusicComments ⋅ 11 days ago
Ironic that the end of the week tends to feel the most refreshing. Setting the tone for two full days of freedom, HYPETRAK has just dropped its 44th weekly playlist. A week that included surprise drops from Big Sean, Childish Gambino and Sango has be...

Jennifer Lopez featuring Iggy Azalea “Booty” Music Video

MusicComments ⋅ 12 days ago
After providing a bold snippet to their collaborative track “Booty,” Iggy Azalea teams up with veteran singer and songwriter Jennifer Lopez for the full visual display. Directed by Hype Williams, the video sees the duo clad in revealing s...

Flying Lotus – Coronus, The Terminator

MusicComments ⋅ 12 days ago
Flying Lotus took to SoundCloud and Tumblr to drop a new track from his forthcoming LP, You’re Dead!. Dubbed “Coronus, The Terminator,” the track’s production blends soul and psychedelia to create a sound that’s distinct...

Danny Brown “Smokin & Drinkin” Music Video

MusicComments ⋅ 13 days ago
In typical psychedelic fashion, Danny Brown has dropped the music video for his party anthem “Smokin & Drinkin” off his debut album Old. The music video, directed by Alan Del Rio Ortiz, is set in a black light rave, and makes use of e...

JAY Z & Beyoncé to Release a Collaborative Album?

MusicComments ⋅ 13 days ago
Despite persistent rumors of a perhaps not-so-happy marriage throughout their massive ‘On the Run’ tour, JAY Z and Beyoncé are said to be working on a collaborative LP together. DASH Radio host DJ Skee broke the news last night, revealing...

Chris Brown – X (Album Stream)

MusicComments ⋅ 14 days ago
Chris Brown has had a rough year, with stints in rehab and serving jail time, but now he’s come full circle with the release of his fifth studio effort X. Spanning 21 tracks, the comeback album features the likes of NIcki Minaj, Kendrick Lamar,...

Beyoncé and JAY Z: Bang Bang, Part One (Short Film)

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 15, 2014
Attendees of Beyonce and JAY Z’s ‘On the Run’ stadium tour were treated to various clips from the couple’s short film Bang Bang. Now part one of the trilogy has surfaced. Directed by New York filmmaker Dikayl Rimmasch, the fil...

Childish Gambino – Sober

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 15, 2014
Childish Gambino has just released a track from his soon to be released Gangsta Grillz mixtape, STN MTN / KAUAI via his SoundCloud. Titled “Sober,” Gambino’s fresh release further proves his deftness towards hip-hop, offering a blen...

HYPETRAK Playlist 043

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 13, 2014
HYPETRAK’s weekly playlist drop returns with its 43rd edition. Spanning 17 tracks in all, Playlist 043 includes cuts like SBTRKT’s A$AP Ferg-assisted “Voices in My Head,” Wiz Khalifa’s “Try Me,” The 1975’s remix of Travi$ Scott’s Owl Pharaoh track “D...

Big Sean Drops Four New Tracks via SoundCloud

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 13, 2014
As promised, Big Sean celebrated his move to JAY Z’s Roc Nation by dropping some new tunes, taking to SoundCloud today to share four new tracks for his own personal G.O.O.D. Friday. Featuring production from Key Wane, DJ Mustard, Kanye West, DJ Dahi,...

Converse CONS Talks Making Music and Smashing Stereotypes with Dillon Cooper

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 12, 2014
Born and bred in Brooklyn, rapper Dillon Cooper has already claimed a number of achievements at a relatively young age. From studies at the renowned Berklee College of Music to recording alongside Swizz Beatz and Maino, Cooper represents a refreshing...

Odd Future Launches 24-Hour Radio Station

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 12, 2014
Adding to their array of  creative offerings, from apparel to television, the Odd Future collective have announced they will be launching a 24-hour commercial-free radio station on DASH Radio. In talking with FADER, OF’s Manager Christian Clanc...

SBTRKT featuring A$AP Ferg – Voices In My Head

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 12, 2014
HYPETRAK unveiled SBTRKT’s Raury collaboration “Higher” earlier this week from his forthcoming LP Wonder Where We Land. Now we hear another joint venture from the album titled “Voices In My Head.” Featuring A$AP Ferg, th...

HYPETRAK Speaks with Raury for “The Come Up”

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 11, 2014
Atlanta-based Raury has had a whirlwind year. From the release of his Indigo Child project to cosigns from his childhood heroes, the artist – who just celebrated his 18th birthday – can surely consider himself on the rise. By all accounts, Indigo Chi...

Chris Brown featuring Kendrick Lamar – Autumn Leaves

MusicComments ⋅ Sep 11, 2014
Breezy follows up the release of the Usher- and Rick Ross-assisted “New Flame,” as well as the Diplo-produced title track to his forthcoming LP, with the track “Autumn Leaves.” Boasting production from BAM and Roccstar, the sl...